How to become a Member of The Spaceguard Foundation

How to become a Member of The Spaceguard Foundation

According to the by-laws of the Foundation (article 4), the membership is divided into four categories: Membership requests are considered only for the last two classes (Regular and Associate members): Trustee and Sustaining members can only be nominated by the Board of Directors.
In order to become a member of The Spaceguard Foundation you should:
  1. read the by-laws of the Foundation;
  2. fill the application form and send it to spaceguard@ias.rm.cnr.it; if you don't have access to E-mail, you can send the form to
    Giovanni Valsecchi
    IAS - Planetologia
    Area di Ricerca CNR
    via Fosso del Cavaliere 100
    I-00133 Roma
    Italy
    FAX: +39-06-20660188
    please don't send any money with the application form;
  3. the Board of Directors will examine the application (usually this happens four times per year, at the beginning of each January, April, July and October); if your request is accepted, you will receive an official document, stating your admission as a Member of The Spaceguard Foundation, and instructions for the payment of the annual fee;
  4. the membership fee can be paid through credit card (Visa, MasterCard and American Express are accepted), direct bank remittance or (exceptionally) by sending a bank check; a regular receipt will be issued.

The annual fees for membership are divided into four levels of contribution:

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Last modified: 16 March 1999